How to Apply for Geotechnical Engineer VI Recruitment at Golder Associates

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How to Apply for Geotechnical Engineer VI Recruitment at Golder Associates 
Golder Associates is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to provide exceptional services and support to Geotechnical team on a variety of challenging Projects. This position is part of the Ground Engineering Team within the Mine Waste Business Unit, within our overall Europe, Africa and Australia region.
 

  • Company: Golder Associates
  • Location: Accra, Greater Accra Region, Ghana
  • State: Accra
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Engineering Jobs in Ghana

 
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Functional Output / Duties

  • Lead geotechnical engineering on services on mining and infrastructure projects
  • Provide technical advice and consultancy on complex geotechnical issues to clients and internal staff
  • Develop client relationship and build business in West Africa, particularly Ghana
  • Use advanced techniques, modifications and extension of theories, practices to synthesise and analyse data for decision making/ recommendations
  • Build reputation as Technical Leader/Lead Consultant within the Geotechnical Engineering profession
  • Keep abreast of advancing technologies, methods and research & development
  • Manage, analyse and geotechnical reporting for projects which may include the following:
    • Foundations for medium to large projects
    • Earthworks, ground improvement and development
    • Problematic soils
  • Provide safety leadership in identifying and alleviating/ eliminating high priority safety hazards
  • Participate in training activities, mentoring and transferring knowledge to junior and intermediate geotechnical engineers
  • Plan, develop schedules, coordinate and direct manpower on important engineering projects to meet completion deadlines
  • Supervise, coordinate and review/evaluate activities carried out by junior engineers and intermediate
  • Prepare proposals and reports for clients
  • Conduct field visits in Africa

Project Management & Technical Expertise

  • Develop ownership culture
  • Promote and develop inter-region and inter-office collaboration and cooperation
  • Contribute towards a healthy team mentality among peers
  • Work with operational leadership to deliver Golder’s strategy

People

  • Develop ownership culture
  • Promote and develop inter-region and inter-office collaboration and cooperation
  • Contribute towards a healthy team mentality among peers
  • Work with operational leadership to deliver Golder’s strategy

Business Development (Internal and external clients)

  • Identify potential business opportunities / clients for Golder services
  • Follow up and act on market trends and engineering development
  • Innovative and Technical Excellence
  • Identify and implement opportunities to apply Golder engineering expertise
  • Implement projects that contain elements of the core Golder engineering expertise
  • Promote & develop new technical services and/or tools

Financial

  • Positive financial contribution
  • Execute projects in accordance with Golder’s financial target in terms of profitability
  • Manage debtors in accordance with Golder’s targets

Health & Safety

  • Promote and uphold Health & Safety systems and program priorities
  • Act as and custodian of Golder’s Health and Safety best practice
  • Health and safety performance indicators in line with Golder’s targets
 Relevant Degree in Civil Engineering with at least an MSc Civil / Geotechnical Engineering. Post-graduate study would be an added advantage.

  • 10 – 15 plus years’ experience post-graduation.
  • Geotechnical Experience in a consulting firm, and experience in West Africa, would be a plus.
  • French language is an added advantage
  • Exposure to mining and industrial projects
  • Valid Driver’s License and passport.

How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here

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